Tag Archives: gin

Should You Drink Alcohol on Low-carb Diet?

If you’re trying to get your summer body ready with a low-carb diet, you may be wondering whether your Friday night visits to the local bar are still okay? These diets usually involve avoiding high carbohydrate containing foods like refined grains, starchy vegetables and legumes and instead consuming mostly healthy fats and proteins. There is […]

This Cocktail Makes Gin The Star

Gin use to be known as a grandma’s drink but recently it has become popular again with a number of pubs and bars even offering artisan and specialist gins. Gin is a low calorie wonder, so if you’re watching your weight, opt for this spirit, just don’t drink it neat. Here’s an awesome cocktail to […]

Popular Japanese Gin Arrives on Our Shores

As gin makes a comeback and Japanese spirits continue to grow in popularity around Australia, Beam Suntory has released it’s Japanese craft gin, Roku. Roku is available at selected retailers and venues around Australia. Roku in Japanese means six and this theme is what the drink is based on. The bottle is six sided (hexagonal […]

The Worst Alcoholic Drinks for Your Skin

It’s finally holiday season again and for most of us that means drinking, usually alot of it but too much drinking or drinking more than usual can actually cause havoc on the skin. Here’s how 7 common alcoholic drinks affect your skin negatively. Tequila – tequila has the least sugar so it should have the […]

Turning Vodka into Gin

Gin is a grain or malt spirit distilled with juniper, resulting in its distinct flavour. Here’s a cool way to turn vodka into a fresh compound gin, using a few ingredients. You can use the resulting gin to make a delicious gin and tonic cocktail.

How To Make Clear Ice

If you’ve never made clear ice for your cocktails before, you don’t know what you’ve been missing. Although this is considered an advanced technique, you can learn how from this video and impress your friends or patrons with elegant drinks.

Healthy Cocktails Made with Vegetables

Whether or not you’re into healthy eating and drinking, nowadays there are a host of vegetable and fruit laden cocktails to provide you the full spectrum of multivitamins and minerals. Here’s one that’s delicious and healthy: The Arugula Gimlet Arugula is a spicy leaf so naturally it makes a perfect accompaniment to gin. If you […]

Gin and Champagne Cocktail

Champagne remains one of the most drinks worldwide, and it’s no longer reserved just for celebrations. Gin is another drink growing in popularity and its use in cocktails is also growing. Here’s a cocktail that combines the both into a something amazing. Give it try and see for yourself!

Different Alcohols Have Different Effects on Your Mood

Does gin make you sad, vodka make you violent and champagne make you happy? Well many people believe different alcoholic drinks affect their moods differently but is there any science to back this up? Well according to experts, the mood alcohol induces has more to do with the drinkers’ pre-existing mood prior to drinking and […]

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